George Fox, 84, of Bedford, Trimble County, KY, died on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at the I.U. Health West Hospital in Avon, IN.
He was born on August 30, 1936 in Mistletoe, Owsley County, KY, the son of the late Simon Fox and Dolly Carmack Fox. He had farmed all his life and had worked in the Carrollton Tobacco Warehouses for several years. He was a member of the Pleasant View Baptist Church in Bedford, KY. In his spare time, he enjoyed coon and rabbit hunting.
He will be missed by his wife of over 61 years; Hazel Marie Garrett Fox of Bedford, KY, three son’s; Tony (Karen) Fox of Campbellsburg, KY, Eddie (Audra) Fox of Milton, KY, and Michael B. Fox and his companion, April Hatton of Milton, KY, three daughters; Crystal Glass of Bedford, KY, Dee (Yemon) Taylor of Bedford, KY, Michelle (Chad) Durbin of Fithian, IL, a brother; Simon Fox, Jr. of Carrollton, KY, four sisters; Mary Lee Smith of Turners Station, KY, Stella Jackson of Carrollton, KY, Wilma Jean Hensley of Carrollton, KY, Loretta Thevenow of Madison, IN, thirteen grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers; Delmar and Taylor Fox, two sisters; Gertrude Smith and Wanda Fox, an infant sister, and a grandson.
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Arrangements are entrusted with the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.
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